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Shadow Duet: A Masks and Shadows Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
18 months after the events of Masks and Shadows, Charlotte and Carlo are trying to build a new life together in distant London despite society's disapproval and their own families' repudiation. But will they really be able to continue their forbidden duet for long?
The Tyburn Guinea: A Fragment
Price: Free! Words: 14,530. Language: British English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
London 1696. War. Treason. Espionage. Financial chaos. Speculation. Sarah Goodricke writes plays. It pays the rent. It keeps her in tobacco and laudanum. She has a play to finish. Then she gets caught up in a hanging procession to Tyburn. She agrees to perform a last service for one of the convicts. It goes wrong. It goes terribly wrong.
Rose Capel's Sacrifice
Price: Free! Words: 43,560. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rose and Maurice Capel find themselves living in poverty through no fault of their own, and their daughter Gwen is dangerously ill and in need of a doctor and medicine, which they cannot possibly afford. There seems to be only one option -- to offer their daughter to Maurice Capel's unmarried sister, Dorothy, living in the beautiful Welsh countryside, and be left with nothing more than memories.
The Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is 1798 and our story begins on an early day in autumn after some of the wettest summer days on record. Admiral Nelson is at last beginning to win the war at sea against the French and life in the English countryside should be good. But it isn’t.
My Selkie
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in a small island in northern Scotland in the 1840s, this short fantasy tale introduces Maggie, a young woman who falls in love with a supernatural creature from the sea, and her brothers who make their living as fishermen.
Calum's Soul
Series: Clan - Season 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Clan: Season 3, Episode 5. Calum’s Soul Calum intercepts a wagon loaded with kidnapped women. He must travel to Fort George to kill the Albino. But a new and unexpected dilemma throws his plans and his life into jeopardy. He has to make the hardest decision of his life; give up his chosen way of life, or very soon hold the still body of his love in his arms.
Red Roses
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,330. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Just Imagine It Ink. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
William Shakespeare’s portrayal of Richard III remains damaging to the former King’s legacy. Red Roses attempts to restore the reputation of this Monarch through short fiction in a manner inspired by Shakespeare.
The Silent Invader
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Responsible for the lives of thirty elite soldiers in the back of his aircraft, a member of Britain's Glider Pilot Regiment has a huge weight upon his shoulders. Plummeting to the ground at over one hundred miles an hour, he struggles not only with the responsibility of lives, but also with the enormity of the objective set before him.
The Mercian Brexit
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England – 957 Two brothers. One kingdom. Unease runs deep within the newly formed England, the young figurehead of the Wessex kingdom, King Eadwig, doing all he can to disadvantage the ancient kingdoms of Mercia, East Anglia and Northumbria, (the kingdoms north of the Thames) so that Wessex and Kent can flourish, at the expense of the newer additions to the core kingdoms of ancient England.
Transitions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,430. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Minnie Sherwood wants the best for all her children and is forced through circumstance to find inner strengths she didn’t know she had. Angie, her second daughter, leaves Sydney in 1954 for a London that exists only in her mind. When reality strikes, she too must cope and adjust to what life has to offer.
Blood Trust
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1920s London there is a secret in an East End convent and novice nun Mary is going to find out what it is. If only the continual praying would stop driving nails into her head.
Soul Price
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In 1920's London Victoria's hedonistic lifestyle has caught up with her in more ways than one. Lives will be lost, souls destroyed and surviving maybe the worst things she's ever done.
The Jamie Leith Chronicles 4: Captain Kidd's Treasure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Coming of age
Edinburgh 1698... Scotland's hopes for continued independence from England rest on a secret mission to the Caribbean. Five ships hold the purse and the lifeblood of the Scottish nation; they are to colonize Panama, and cut the trade route to the Far East... Alternative History? NO. This spectacular voyage actually happened. "Captain Kidd's Treasure" finds the Scots sadly leaving the colony.
Wyrd
Series: The Children of Snotingas. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Step back in time to the age of King Penda, when the kingdom of Mercia was born. Life in Anglo-Saxon England is far from fair. There are strict classes that all people fall into. At the top there are the kings, then the thanes. After the thanes come the warriors, then the ceorls, and at the very bottom are the slaves. Women are not equal to men; and then there are the prisoners.
I, Sofia-Elisabete: Love Child of Colonel Fitzwilliam: Short Story Variations I & II of Pride and Prejudice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A truly compelling new character in the world of Jane Austen Fan Fiction has been born. Sofia-Elisabete, the abandoned little girl, is impossible not to love. The year is 1810 and a girl is born amidst a great upheaval in Lisbon as it prepares for Napoleon’s Army to invade Portugal. She is the natural daughter of a Colonel Fitzwilliam and a young beauty he met at a public house.
The Coffin Maker's Daughters A Matter of Time
Series: The Coffin Maker's Daughters. Price: Free! Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When her father dies, Violet has the opportunity to fulfil her dream of travelling but it doesn't work out as she had imagined. In London, she gets involved with the Women's Social and Political Union, is arrested and serves time in Holloway prison where she is forcibly fed. This is the story of one woman's fight for equality, of how she overcame adversity and of an enduring friendship
Smithers Undercover
Series: Smithers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: British English. Published: April 16, 2017 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Lieutenant John Smith (Smithers) is sent on a mission which he knows very little about. Flying at night, he must pick up an agent behind enemy lines and get them to safety. The less he knows, it seems, the better. Dangerous, but not impossible. But the task of transporting the agent takes on a twist that Smithers couldn’t foresee and dangers he didn’t expect.
Graffiti
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Once established in Britain, the Romans set about making bricks for buildings. Antonius works in just such a place, which can be grueling because of the heat of the furnace. He resents his boss taking afternoons off when he should be working...
Bouquet of Thorns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,870. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
On a travelling scholarship in India, Sarah’s brother has left her in charge of his run-down wine bar, telling her to sell it if she can. Waitressing in the evening as well as trying to establish her own flower shop during the day is more than she can cope with, however, and when she starts to fall out with the customers she knows it’s time to stop
The Jamie Leith Chronicles 3: Sold For English Gold
Series: The Lamie Leith Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,550. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Coming of age
Edinburgh 1698... Scotland's hopes for continued independence from England rest on a secret mission to the Caribbean. Five ships hold the purse and the lifeblood of the Scottish nation; they are to colonize Panama, and cut the trade route to the Far East... Alternative History? NO. This spectacular voyage actually happened. "Sold For English Gold" tells the story of the first months in Panama.

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